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Racing Explained
Everything you need to know

Do you need to know about ‘the going’? What on earth is a trifecta? How can a horse ‘spread a plate’?

We know it can be a bit baffling, but we want you to be in the know on a raceday so we built Racing Explained.

You don’t have to worry if you don’t know the basic terminology and popular phrases you’re likely to hear at the races – we’ve got everything covered from training racehorses to picking a winner.

Whether you need to know how to read a racecard or what to look out for at the Parade Ring when you’re choosing a runner to put your money on, Racing Explained is our way of making your life that little bit easier.


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